John Morrissey versus John C. Heenan, October 1858

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The great prize-fight between Morrissey and the Benicia Boy at Long Point, Canada West - the commencement of the fight/ from a sketch taken on the spot by our own artist.
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First appeared in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, October 30, 1858, p. 343.
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